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Having problem in defecating. Itching, pain around the anus all the time. Defecate morning and night. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 11-Jun-2013
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User:Hi I am Male,28 . I am getting problem while defecating. I suspect anal fissure - yet no confirm bleeding. I am experiencing Itchiness or pain around the anus almost all the time. Though it's resistible but quite irritating. This has been existing for nearly 3 - 4 months now, but, since past couple of days the irritation has increased significantly.
Doctor:I need to know details about your defecating habits.
User:Posture wise - Indian, twice a day - morning and before going to bed in the night.
Doctor:Do you have constipation?
User:Currently, I have I guess as I am not getting a satisfying bowel movement from yesterday night.
Doctor:Do you have pain while defecation?
User:Yes! But this is specifically I am experiencing from today morning.
Doctor:Have you noticed any blood in stools?
User:Otherwise, it was just a irritation, from today it's more of a pain.
User:I am not sure - but I think blood could be there as the stool was unusually red.
Doctor:Did you notice any swellings in the anal area?
Doctor:I think you need medical intervention today.
User:Not yet! I do not think it has swollen as of today.
Doctor:There are many things that can be done in your case.
Doctor:First thing I will suggest is that you take a prescription for a topical cream that relieves pain and itching.
User:Okay! Any cream specifically can you please suggest?
Doctor:Actually you will need a written prescription to get it.
Doctor:You may also need to be examined to confirm the diagnosis.
User:Okay - Which department do I have to consult?
Doctor:They may prescribe enema to help with constipation.
User:What can be the disease?
Doctor:There can be many possibilities.
Doctor:Like XXXXXXX hemorroids.
Doctor:Anal Fissure can cause unbearable pain.
User:Okay - any specific doctor I should see in bangalore, India?
User:This pain is quite bearable - may be initial stage?
Doctor:You may be having inflamed anus or colon.
Doctor:Anal Fissure usually causes stools streaked with blood.
User:Okay - will it be Okay if you can please guide me to a specific doctor?
Doctor:There can be some blood on the tissue paper after wiping.
User:Yes - I am not sure. But blood was there I feel.
Doctor:Did you try to apply vaseline for the itching?
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